Majority of doctors opposed to full access to your own electronic records — Facebook data liberation? Check. Twitter? Check. Your health records. Umm…
SMBC on Hamlet's tragic flaws — Ah, lit crit. Hahahah.
The Professor, the Bikini Model and the Suitcase Full of Trouble — A world-renowned physicist meets a gorgeous model online. They plan their perfect life together. But first, she asks, would he be so kind as to deliver a special package to her? Uh huh. (Via David Goldman.)
Researchers: We may have found a fabled sunstone — Viking open water navigation! How it works. (Via
Reverse Evolution found in House Dust Mites
We're Screwed: 11,000 Years' Worth of Climate Data Prove It — Since the earth is only 6,000 years old -- a position implicitly endorsed by anyone who votes Republican -- 11,000 years of data is an obvious lie.
What happens when Mississippi paper covers a lesbian wedding? — nd good for them. (Snurched from Slacktivist Fred Clark.)
Focus on the Family Works to Change Its Message — I am highly cynical of stories like this. After all the vile evil Focus on the Family has wrought, why should I trust them now to be anything but more sophisticated Christianist bigots? Even the message being sent now amounts to, "Respect my freedom to oppress you."
Good People, Racist People — Ta-Nehisi Coates is very smart on race.
Guns In Classrooms: South Dakota Governor Signs Law Allowing Teachers To Arm Themselves — What could possibly go wrong? Everyone knows guns are a force for morality and goodness in our society.
QotD?: What are you reading?
Writing time yesterday: 0.25 hours (a little WRPA)
Hours slept: 7.5 hours (interrupted)
Body movement: 0.5 hours (stationary bike)
Number of FEMA troops on my block escorting ACORN thugs to steal the votes of "Real Americans": 0
Currently reading: Guards, Guards! by Terry Pratchett